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Bicycle Autobahn: Germany’s 60-Mile Highway for Cyclists Only

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The article says 10% of Germans commute by bike.

Germany is already home to the world’s best-known superhighway, the Autobahn, and now cyclists have 60 miles of breathtaking scenery reclaimed from disused railroad tracks all to themselves. Informally dubbed the ‘Bicycle Autobahn,’ the highway is currently under construction, with five kilometers freshly opened for public usage. Ultimately, it’ll connect 10 Western cities including Duisburg, Bochum and Hamm, as well as four universities.

The bike autobahn will remove 50,000 cars a day from the roads.

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